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The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories and Essays . First Printing, Hardcover, 1900.

By TWAIN, Mark (Samuel L. Clemens).

1900 Harper & Brothers, New York and London, 1900. Cloth. Condition: Very Good. First edition. 398 pp., 8vo. Cloth hardcover. Very Good. First edition, first state with "page 2" on illustrated page after page 2. Gilt-stamped red cloth. Clemens' portrait frontispiece. The main story being a satirical replay of the Garden of Eden story. Also containing Twain's: About Play-Acting. At the Appetite-Cure, Travelling With A Reformer, My Boyhood Dreams & more. Slight soiling & shelfwear to boards. A good 1st edition reading example from a rural northern NH library with their bookplate and pocket, spine sunned and cocked, nice place keeper. . First.


The Air Pilot - 1913 First Edition

By Parrish, Randall

Mcclurg, 1913 A nice example with little wear, great color illustrations and front cover ppo. . First. Illus. by Underwood, Clarence.


The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. FINE LEATHER EXAMPLE. 1994 Easton Press

By Twain, Mark

Easton Press Easton Press, Norwalk, Connecticut, 1994. Hardcover. First Edition; First Printing. Fine, Accented in 22kt gold, printed on archival paper with gilded edges, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints. Bound In full leather with hubbed spines. Pristine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall..


Gone with the Wind. 1936 First Edition.

By Mitchell, Margaret

First published in May, 1936, this is the December, 1936 printing. Good and complete with owner name inside and spine end chipping. Original gray hardcover cloth bds. .


Cooper's Works: 23 Volume Set of James Fenimore Cooper's Novels [Illustrated From Drawings by F.O.C. Darley] 1864-1867 (1859-1860)

By Cooper, James Fenimore

23 volumes, all copyrighted by W. A. Townsend and Company 1859/60, formerly Stringer & Townsend. Original green cloth lettered & with publishers device in gilt on spines. This partial set was part of a very early acquisition of the Franconie Free Library during the late 1800's, and tranferred to the new location in 1914 where all approximately 4000 books were given numbers. The book numbers on the library plates in the rear of each volume bear numbers 124-152. They had remained in the attic storage till a recent sale for, at least, the past 50 years, likely much longer. Attractive library bookplate (Old Man of the Mountains) adorns each book front cover verso, small light white 'c' on spines, and the aforementioned card pocket & original library book plate in the rear. All-in-all an attractive set taking up about 30" of shelf space. Extra shipp will likely apply, please inquire directly if concerned. Thanks, Mat Glover in Lincoln, NH. .


Sentimental Tommy - First Hardcover Edition, 1896.

By Barrie, J.M.

Scribners, 1896 Margaret Armstrong illustrated front cover, A lovely fine example, unmarked. . First. Hard Cover.


Tommy and Grizel - First Edition, 1900.

By Barrie

Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1900. First edition. Brown cloth, cover with attractive leaf and berry design in green and red, gilt and black device, by Margaret Armstrong. Gilt lettering on cover and spine. Eleven full-page black and white illustrations by Bernard Partridge. Rear corner slightly bumped, small's' on spine with lib. stamps and bookplates inside covers, else near fine. Gullans & Espey, #19.. First American Edition.


In the TideWay - First US Edition, 1897.

By Steel, Flora Annie

1897 Macmillan, NY, 1897. First American Ed. 8vo, pp. 155 + adv. Bound in light blue cloth stamped in blue and gilt. A very nice example. The lovely binding was designed by George W. Edwards. Small 's' on spine and lib. bookplate in rear, else near fine. . First.


Odessa File by Frederick Forsyth

By Frederick Forsyth

Easton Press Fine with bookplate from EP on the front end paper, not personalized or written on. . Fine.


The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire - Folio Society Set of 8 Volumes in 2 Slipcases.

By Edward Gibbon

near fine set. Expect extra SH due to weight/size. .


Sights and Insights - First Editon, Volume II, 1876.

By Whitney, A

1876 Boston: Osgood and Co., 1876. Vol. II of the Two volume set. Dark brown cloth, ruled in blind, lettered & decorated in gilt. pp 345-677. A very clean example with only minor wear, spine sunned. Signed in quill or fountain pen on the second blank, "Beth from Emily April, 7th, 1876." Included is an original lending library slip with the lendee's name in pencil, appears TOC or before, a nice bit of library ephemera. .


Empires of the Ancient Near East - Set of 4 hardcovers in like Folio Sosiety bindings set in an original slipcase.

Folio Society Set of 4 hardcovers in like Folio Sosiety bindings set in an original slipcase. Mild wear to the case, books remain NF to Fine. NOTE: DFue to weight extra charges may apply, if concerned please contact me. Mat Glover. Hard Cover. Very Good to Fine Set. 8vo - (Tall).


James Joyce

By Svevo, Italo

City Lights , 1950 City Lights Books, San Francisco, CA, 1950. Soft cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Page Numbers: N/A. A very well preserved example of this limited edition, stated 1/1500 for distribution in the USA. . Photo Illustrated Stiff Wraps. Near Fine. 24mo - 6" x 4.5". Bagged for Posterity.


Square Pegs - First Hardcover Edition, 1899.

By Whitney, Mrs A. D. T.

1899 Original edition printed 1899. Green cloth, gilt titles, 507 pages. . Near Fine.


The Lady of Aroostook - First Canadian Edition, 1879, 1880, Hardcover.

By Howells, W. D.

Belfords Toronto: Belfords, Clarke & Co., nd. Hardcover. First Canadian edition. 8vo., orig. green cloth, nice gilt illustration of ship in harbour and another a bit smaller, gilt titles on spine and FC along with publishers device on the spine, 324pp. Cloth rubbed with some edge wear, very good. A library example with no markings on the outside, pocket and lib. bookplate inside FC. Original edition with brown end papers, first owned dated it Aug. 1880. Quite attractive on the shelf. . Bagged for Posterity & Preserv.


Lectures to Young Men on Various Important Subjects . Hardcover Printing, 1846

By Henry Ward Beecher.

Publisher: John P. Jewett, Boston/ New York, 1846 Used - Good. Publisher's '1846' date on title page. Bound in publisher's original green cloth covers. 251 numbered pages. Very Good condition. . VG.


Music in the Hills - First Printing in Dist Wrapper


1950 Rinehart & Company, 1950. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. First Edition. First Printing (Rinehart uses R in a circle symbol of copyright page which is present here) Book is Very Good with the dust wrapper a dismal fair to good with part of spine missing and quite edge chipped, however.... Price of $2.75 is present. A nice reading example that won't break the bank!. Hard Cover. Archival Wrapped DJ.


Anna Karenina - 2 Volume Set, Hardcover First Printing., 1939.

By Tolstoy, Leo

Nice condition set. All color illustrations. .


For Whom the Bell Tolls. First Printing, US, 1940

By Hemingway, Ernest

Very good, front cover a tad loose, some moderate cloth discoloration. True first printing dated 1940 on the title page and with the Scribner's 'A' at the bottom of the copyright statement, the 7th line. Housed in a Fine (faux) original dust wrapper. A lovely addition to any first edition collection. . First Edition.


Mollie's Prince

By Rosa Carey

Burt New York: A.L. Burt Company, 1898. Hard Cover. HB with Green blue & lilac Decorated Cloth, Lettered in White VG-Octavo. 1898. Early Edition. .


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